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to the pentagon for the process underway with regard to i the pentagon and the ig on the one hand and the fbi in regard to general petraeus. >> i refer you to the fbi. as i understand it they have protocols in place for when the notify the legislative and executive branches of investigations. the fbi is the place to go in terms of explanation the otocols they follow. i would refer, that said earlier, to policies in place at the fbi for how they deal with notifications investigations. lou: as you saw and heard, a frustring day for the white house press corps. the president spokesman however did not shy away from a question on this petraeus would testify in front of congress on benghazi. made it clear the administration is fmly supportive of petraeus' successor. he will be facing questions that are still lingering over if the cia refused requests for help on the ground on september 11 and why three days after that attack then director petraeus but in the attack in the flash mob incited by childish, amateurish, less than 14 minus long youtube video. >> is up toongresto make decisions of who is c
of that company and that autonomy misrepresented its financial condition. late today the fbi and ousted is investigating the accounting irregularities exposed by h-p. ironically oracle passed on the opportunity to buy autonomy 1/4 hewlett-packard was offered a deal. oracle said it was overpriced at a much slower $6 billion. and one of the oracle executives critically involved in that decision was a fellow by the name of mark heard, the former h-p ceo who was forced out to back in 2008. hedge fund manager avoided a kit quarter of a billion in losses and to join stocks in which he held major positions. he quietly sold his stake in those companies of taking short positions and was awarded $9 million for that brilliant move by sec capitol, the company that owns a hedge fund. today the sec, no relation to s. a. c., charged mark thomas with avoiding those losses by using inside information. the sec said he was told by doctors conducting trials on an alzheimer's drug that the drug was no good before the doctors presented their evidence to investors. the largest in tech -- insider-trading actio
it curious that it was the fbi that has been leading this investigation on him and what he knew. and it raises concerns that the cia and fbi are at it again or at war again. we think? >> well, i have observed the privilege of knowing general petraeus for nearly a decade. i think he's a great man. so i have the feeling that he had done things for the country in iraq and afghanistan. neil: on all that, sir. the cia and the fbi -- [talking over each other] >> [inaudible] it can be that the criteria of a particular investigation, i don't wt to question the motives of the fbi. i am sure that they -- they have gone by the instructions of which they operate. neil: when you are under president nixon, even when the administrations were competing, they thought that was okay. they thought they were doing better for the country. >> the fbi did it to prove the job. they did the internal pursuit of espionage in this country. they operated abroad. sometimes these lines might cros. i did not come across it during the watergate period. neil: we are not after that. this is a scandal that grows in
story should have come up before the presidential election, president obama said the fbi has its own protocols on how they proceed. for more on all of this, the "a-team". let me start with you. the idea that susan rice somehow comes across in the president's statements today as being a puppet without a mind of her own or any indivial responsibility as an envoy of the presidentor representatives of the u.s. government. >> this is a woman who clearly would like to replace secretary of state hillary clinton in that job. no shrinking. she was perfectly able to defend herself. i'm sure she was speaking off the set of talking points. the question is, one of the many questions, did she know when she was speaking that there was contradictory and permission? lou: and it is -- i'm not sure that it is unfair to say that the president and his entire national security team, if you will, are hiding behind the skirts of ambassador rice. >> well, i think the president gave away the game here when he also said in his exasperation with senat mccain that susan rice did not know anything about what happ
, to look at, number one, by september 14, three days after the attack, fbi agents had gone to germany, they interviewed diplomatic security agents who were at conchat o consulat on tf ththe attack, they told them, there was no demonstration, once you have to data point, the theory that this was a demonstration out of control, unravels that did not make it into susan rice's statement two days later, and final point, i believe we need to understand whether the fbi confronted paula broad wea-- bought broadwell, is important to note whether he know he was a subject of a fbi investigation, and whether this impacted his performance during that time. lou: ca katherine thank you very much. >> we'll have more on the benghazi cover-up, here later, we'll take it up with the a-team next. >> a ceasefire agreement in middle east? secretary of state, arrives just in time to -- shall we say take credit. but how long will this ceasefire last? the a-team is here, lizzy mcdonald, doug schoan and jerry jacoby us. >> happy thanksgiving but what about the union that took down the 2 twin key, we look at why
at the fbi are doing this. they are pulling out a mob charge when they talk to witnesses. are we saying steve cohen is a mafia leader, no. he denies it, of course. the worst thing he could say is trading at insider information. as you know, i always said it is a victimless crime. i have a problem with this whole thing. it is what it is. clearly, the fed thinks it is really bad stuff. they either approach witnesses with this stuff were when the witnesses come into office, they pull out the thing and they say this is where we think steve cohen is at the top and this is where we think you are in the context of all of this. a chart that looks just like a chart that describes organized crime. we ran this by the officials that sec capital. they have no comment. the fbi has no comment. obviously, they brought charges against the latest gentlemen matthew martone who received insider tips on a drug company. they brought charges against him because he would not cooperate. whatever they showed him did not work. that is why they brought the charges. i know the journal came out with a big story today. tha
, general allen, the sex scandal, fbi, cia. all they have to do is look at yesterday's daily brief. two-thirds of it covered all of those subjects in about one third of tha it was on the fiscl cliff. carney answered some questions about it, and sounded repeated the president will try to be bipartisan trying to get a deal with congress. take a listen. >> he also said he is not indented into every aspect of his plan. in order to reach an agreement everybody needs to compromise in the compromise is another message of the election he took his american people want action. >> the president getting out in his press conference after we heard from speaker john boehner and mitch mcconnell on their position because they will all be here at the white house on friday to get these talks kick started. melissa: thank you so much. lori: estevez houston with a news conference, president obama will be sitting down with a ceos to talk about solutions to avoid the fiscal cliff. rich edson in washington as well the latest developments. >> good afternoon. wrapping in the 2:00 hour, leaves the east room, here
. >> former fbi agent who is not a stranger here. >> no. >> we should point out this is interesting this case because this is not just some subsidiary of sac capital, this is sac central. a major money manager there. not only that, the money is astronomical. >> right. >> and we're talking about someone with direct ties to steve cohen and steve cohen isn't named by name, but it's pretty easy to find out what that they are talking about him from reading the charges. explain a little bit. >> going over the complaint, and it is probably the most brilliant complaints i have ever read the government and fbi agent are to be commended for their work. painstakingly correlated e-mails, ims, phone calls along then with public disclosure documents by sac capital, put orders trade orders sell orders etc. etc. all the correlation, they have made their case to show a conversation with the cooperating witness with martoma led to a purchase by sac capital or a sale. they don't mention sac capital. they don't mention mr. cohen, but they do say is that mr. martoma had a conversation with hedge fund owner, had a
the continued airstrike. and new developments in the search for possible new york city serial killer. the fbi and n.y.p.d. now looking for four potential witnesses after they respond on surveillance cameras around the area. the three victims were all middle eastern shopkeepers. those are your headlines. back to lori and melissa. melissa: president obama may not want anything to do with simpson-bowles, but some members of congress do. charlie gasparino on the behind the scenes effort played by the debt reduction partner covert the dreaded fiscal cliff. >> we should point out that they're meeting with legislative groups to craft a potential deal. going to numbers of congress to say here is what we think you should do, here is how it should work. here's the problem, this deal, whatever is being done here is basically being held by fairly y tightly by the leadership. republicans, nancy pelosi and reid on the democrat side. very little involvement with anybody else. that is the one thing that bowles and simpson have. obviously they know people in the leadership, so it is unclear exactly how much i
. the fbi claiming that the failed terrorist were going to bomb government facilities and public places. one of them served in the air force. warren goodman has died. the two-term republican from the granite state served from 1980 to 1993. he is perhaps best known for the balance budget plan passed in the 1980s. he was 82 years old. let's get you back now to dagen. dagen: we have breaking news to break to you on elmo. sesame workshop saying that the elbow actor has resigned calling this ongoing of sex allegations problem a distraction. kevin clash has resigned. allegations that he had sex with a minor. the man recanted his story and then reversed that recantation in recent days. kevin clash. resigned. he is the man behind elmo. connell: let's go to some other headlines now. back to the retail world. 97% of retailers with an online presence planning special promotions for the thanksgiving weekend. that has gone up. cyber monday also a big deal. 72 million people expected to shop online on cyber monday. many retailers have a promotion plan. dagen: with the holiday retail badness just around th
for a big stock. the fbi launching inquiry in autonomy, hewlett-packard. >> i thought maybe we'd get a little pop, but slightly lower, not too far off the unchanged line, but now the questions bin as autonomy, the company they acquired, is being very, very strong standing in saying, listen, we were very clear with our numbers, why is hp coming out now. it's going to be a big mess. stuart: i've got to say, nicole, i feel bad for meg whitman, she walked into this, it's none of her doing, i don't believe whatsoever and here she's got this accounting crisis on her hands. that's tough when she comes into a job like this. >> let's see if she has a happy thanksgiving. stuart: oh, please. nicole, thank you very much. the dow industrials as said are expected to be dead flat and they are, we're down .22. politics, here are the two sides of the current tax question. president obama and the democrats want to raise tax rates of incomes over 250 k. republicans oppose that. so the question, can the two sides come together and compromise? our next guest says, no, they won't. because republican will
cohen, though. >> they might as well have. it is made clear by the fbi investigator in order to make the $276 million in trade, it was steve cohen you have to pull the trigger. mark, who received the information had to convincecohen . how do you suppose he did it? i imagine by telling steve cohen it was good information. charlie: here is one thing we should point out how the capital works. i am not trying to be a defense attorney here for steve going. i am merely trying to play devil's advocate. they both run money. in running their money, you know, including this guy, they go out and make bets in a shared their best bets with steve cohen. now, just because he obtained that information illegally and suppose he does not tell steve cohen that he obtained it illegally. isn't that possible? >> no. according to the indictment there was a 20 minute phone call between the two after the doctor gave him the nonpublic information. what were they discussing for 24 minutes. twenty-four minutes. charlie: i am just saying to you, listen, it is a little fishy when the government charges this guy, o
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